[ 3 syll. ju-niu(s), jun-i-us ] The baby boy name Junius is pronounced as Yuw-NIY-ahS †. Junius is used chiefly in English and it is derived from Latin origins. Junius is of the meaning dedicated to Juno.
In addition, Junius is a variant of the name Julius (English, German, and Greek).
Junius is also a variant of the name Junior (English).
The name Junious (English) is a variant of Junius.
Junius is rare as a baby name for boys. At the modest peak of its usage in 1908, 0.022% of baby boys were named Junius. Its ranking then was #391. The baby name has since suffered a substantial fall in popularity, and is today of infrequent use. In 2018, out of the group of boy names directly related to Junius, Julius was the most regularly used. The name Junius has predominantly been a baby boy name, though it has also been given to girls in the past century.
Baby names that sound like Junius include Janacek, Janecek, Joannes, Johannes, Jonukas, Ioannes, Yanika, Yannakis, Eugenios, Janak, Janco, Janek, Janesh, Janik, Janje, Janko, Jannes, Janosch, Janusz, and Januus.
† Pronunciation for Junius: Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"